Tired of looking for the PERFECT location? Look no further than the ocean-close, upscale, guard-gated community of Monarch Hills in Ritz Pointe. Not only is this recently upgraded, spectacular one-bedroom unit on the ground floor, it is also an end unit with no entry stairs!! Open and airy, beautifully upgraded with planked porcelain tile floors, newer dual-pane energy efficient windows with UV protection, high efficiency HVAC system and hot water heater, both replaced in 2017, imported Italian tile fireplace surround and so much more! Kitchen has been updated with quartz counter-tops, modern subway tile backsplash, and a cute garden window. Neutral gray walls, ceiling fans throughout, and recessed lighting, are sure to please every buyer. Master bedroom has an oversized walk-in closet and spacious on-suite bathroom. Separate laundry room with additional storage closet can be found on the expansive and private back patio. This unit has been lovingly cared for and has too many upgrades to mention! Monarch Hills resort-like amenities include; pool, three spas, fitness center and club house!Monarch Hills in Ritz Pointe is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Southern Orange County and is a mere mile from the pristine beaches of Salt Creek and the Strand. Walking distance to: Monarch Beach Market, Trader Joe's, Starbucks, Cineopolis Cinema, Ralph's, Chase Bank, Silver Spoon Frozen Yogurt, Urgent Care and Gelson's Market.